OnePlus has gotten where it is by selling unlocked phones directly to consumers at a rapid pace. The sub-$500 OnePlus 5 was only out for around five months before the 5T usurped it. Now, OnePlus is looking into potential carrier deals in the US to move future phones in larger numbers. Speaking of future phones, OnePlus confirms a new phone is coming in a few months.
Selling phones through carriers is still the best way to gain traction in the US.
OnePlus investigating US carrier deals, will launch next flagship in late Q2 was written by the awesome team at Android Police.